If you are a sports fanatic, the newest craze in fan memorabilia is a team blanket. Sports team blankets come in several different sizes, materials, and decor. For new mothers, there are soft, woven baby blankets to keep in the crib or baby carrier. For die-hard football fans, there are large plush fleece stadium blankets that keep you warm in the coldest games outdoors in January. For the everyday sports fan, there are woven tapestry blankets that look great on the couch, or even as a wall decoration.The largest producer of sports team blankets is the Northwest Company, they are the only manufacturer that is licensed to produce NFL team blankets. Not only do they manufacture NFL blankets, but Major League Baseball blankets, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, and college team blankets as well. In addition to sports team blankets, they produce some great athlete blankets. There is a wide selection of baseball player action blankets, basketball player profile blankets and more.
You can commemorate some of your favorite teams with the dynasty edition of sports team blankets. If you are a New York Yankees fan, there is a blanket that reminds you of EVERY year the Yankees won the World Series.At the end of every sports season, a commemorative championship blanket is released.Immediately after the LSU Tigers won the BCS Championship game last January, a commemorative tapestry blanket was available online. After the Super Bowl was won by the New York Giants, you could find an NFL blanket with “New York Giants Super Bowl Champions” emblazoned on the front, in addition to basic championship blanket, there was a blanket with a picture of what is now famously referred to as the “Helmet Catch”. A picture of David Tyree making what is arguably the greatest catch in Super Bowl history is brilliantly woven in this blanket. These blankets were found on websites everywhere.In June, as soon as the NBA Finals match up was announced, there was a commemorative “NBA Finals ~ The Rivalry ~ blanket, showing the great history between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics. After the Celtics won their 17th NBA title in June of 2008, there was a commemorative tapestry blanket for the season, and the Boston Celtics World Championships blanket was redone the next day to include 2008 as the latest in their string on NBA Finals victories.
Sports team blankets are growing in popularity every day, and are quietly becoming the most popular piece of NFL Merchandise and Sports team memorabilia marketed today. With every team represented, and new styles and blankets coming out all the time, sports fans can celebrate their favorite players and teams year round.